Bishop T.D. Jakes says preaching the gospel of forgiveness is a sermon that never gets old or loses its meaning.
“Ethel Waters, for example, was the result of a forcible rape,” Huckabee said of the late American gospel singer.
Interestingly, precisely the same error appears in a 2002 online edition of the gospel of Thomas.
And fearing a primary challenge in Kentucky, McConnell is back to preaching the GOP gospel of reaction on the debt limit.
Lots of things I would have supposed were right were wrong, just things you would absolutely take as gospel are not true.
Where the gospel is unknown, there is nothing too improbable to be received.
The gospel which laps us in peace and puts it in our hearts makes us soldiers.
I never thought I'd see you takin' up with these gospel pedlers.
If your gospel is not that, you have yet to learn the deepest secret of His power.
Every minister of the gospel is a “drawer of water,” to his congregation, from the “Spiritual Rock” which follows the church.
Old English godspel "gospel, glad tidings announced by Jesus; one of the four gospels," from god "good" (see good) + spel "story, message" (see spell (n.)); translation of Latin bona adnuntiatio, itself a translation of Greek euangelion "reward for bringing good news."
The first element of the Old English word had a long "o," but it shifted under mistaken association with God. The word passed early from English to continental Germanic languages in forms that clearly indicate the first element had shifted to "God," e.g. Old Saxon godspell, Old High German gotspell, Old Norse goðspiall. Used of anything as true as the Gospel from mid-13c. Gospel-gossip was Addison's word ("Spectator," 1711) for "one who is always talking of sermons, texts, etc."
The absolute truth: His book's the gospel